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General Information

Lemur in grass

General Information

All guests, including Dallas Zoo Members, are now required to reserve tickets online prior to visiting.

Otter eating a fish

Hours of Operation

Fall/Winter Hours

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily

The Zoo is open 364 days a year!

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Getting to the Zoo


650 South R.L. Thornton Freeway (I-35E), Dallas, TX 75203

The Zoo is located three miles south of downtown Dallas, just off I-35E at the Ewing Ave. / Marsalis Ave. exit.

Traffic Alerts:
TxDOT is working on I-35E as part of a major construction project that is now underway and may affect your trip to the Zoo.

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Close-up view of a green snake head.


General Admission Flex Pricing

Adults (age 12-64)….. $15-17
Youth (age 3-11)….. $12-14
Seniors (age 65 up)….. $12-14
Children (age 2 and under)….. FREE
Dallas Zoo Members….. FREE

Some of our guests are eligible for special discounts and rates, click here to learn more.

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family taking pictures of water tank

Be a great zoo guest

Guest Guidelines

We’re so glad you’re visiting! Please note that we cannot guarantee all animals will be out and visible at all times. We ask that you please be respectful of the Zoo and our animals during your visit.

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Lioness enjoys the sunchine

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Frequently Asked Questions

Still have questions? Find all the answers on our FAQs page.

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